rugger

noun

rug·​ger ˈrə-gər How to pronounce rugger (audio)
British
: rugby
also : a rugby player

Word History

Etymology

by alteration

First Known Use

1888, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of rugger was in 1888

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“Rugger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rugger. Accessed 7 Feb. 2023.

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